Category Archives: Adware

Remove iStartSurf.com virus (Hijack Removal Guide)

iStartSurf.com is the homepage hijacker which is installed by browser extensions or addons and replaces your default search engine with iStartSurf Search. This homepage hijacker is bundled with freeware to promote iStartSurf.com Search and to make money using advertisements within the search results. Once this iStartSurf.com browser hijacker is installed on your computer, the default search engine and homepage for Internet Explorer, Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox is replaced with iStartSurf.com.… Read More »

Remove Taplika.com “Taplika Search” hijack (Removal Guide)

Taplika.com “Taplika Search” is a Browser Hijacker which hijacks your favorite browser and replace your default homepage and default search engine with Taplika.com. Taplika.com is known to be bundled with free software and offered during the installation process, it is known to be bundled with the mysearchdial toolbar. It’s often the user itself which allowed the Taplika.com homepage on their computer. When you install free software from for example; CNET, Download.com, Softonic… Read More »

Remove Astromenda.com “Astromenda Search” (Removal Guide)

Astromenda.com “Astromenda Search” is a Browser Hijacker which hijacks your favorite browser and replace your default homepage and default search engine with Astromenda.com. Astromenda.com is known to be bundled with free software and offered during the installation process. It’s often the user itself which allowed the Astromenda.com homepage on their computer. When you install free software from for example; CNET, Download.com, Softonic look at what is offered during installation. The installation of… Read More »

Remove Online Weather adware (Somoto)

Online Weather is a malicious browser extension for the Internet Explorer, Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox browsers. This malicious browser extensions uses popups and inline-text advertisements as “Ads by Online Weather” to promote ads or web-traffic thru or to a specific website. The ads from Online Weather  are simply used to send web traffic to partners in order to make revenue from these ads using affiliates thru the superfish.com, m2pub.com domain and other suspicious… Read More »

Remove HDS-Total ads

HDS-Total is a malicious browser extension for the Internet Explorer, Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox browsers. This malicious browser extensions uses popups and inline-text advertisements as “Ads by HDS-Total” to promote ads or web-traffic thru or to a specific website. The ads from HDS-Total  are simply used to send web traffic to partners in order to make revenue from these ads using affiliates thru the superfish.com, m2pub.com domain and other suspicious advertisement networks. Adware… Read More »

Remove PlusSTotal ads

PlusSTotal is a malicious browser extension for the Internet Explorer, Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox browsers. This malicious browser extensions uses popups and inline-text advertisements as “Ads by PlusSTotal” to promote ads or web-traffic thru or to a specific website. The ads from PlusSTotal  are simply used to send web traffic to partners in order to make revenue from these ads using affiliates thru the superfish.com, m2pub.com domain and other suspicious advertisement networks. Adware… Read More »

Remove HQ-Pure ads

HQ-Pure is a malicious browser extension for the Internet Explorer, Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox browsers. This malicious browser extensions uses popups and inline-text advertisements as “Ads by HQ-Pure” to promote ads or web-traffic thru or to a specific website. The ads from HQ-Pure  are simply used to send web traffic to partners in order to make revenue from these ads using affiliates thru the superfish.com, m2pub.com domain and other suspicious advertisement networks. Adware… Read More »

“Ads by ClipyHD” virus (Removal Guide)

ClipyHD is a malicious browser extension for the Internet Explorer, Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox browsers. This malicious browser extensions uses popups and inline-text advertisements as “Ads by ClipyHD” to promote ads or web-traffic thru or to a specific website. The ads from ClipyHD  are simply used to send web traffic to partners in order to make revenue from these ads using affiliates thru the superfish.com, m2pub.com domain and other suspicious advertisement networks. Adware… Read More »

Remove Websearch.wonderfulsearches.info redirect (Virus Removal Guide)

Websearch.wonderfulsearches.info is a homepage hijacker which is installed by malicious software. This homepage hijacker is bundled with freeware to promote Websearch.wonderfulsearches.info and to make money using advertisements within the search results. Once this Websearch.wonderfulsearches.info browser hijacker is installed on your computer, the default search engine and homepage for Internet Explorer, Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox is replaced with Websearch.wonderfulsearches.info. Once you search using Websearch.wonderfulsearches.info your search term is redirected to random search engines, as… Read More »

Remove UpperFind adware (Virus Removal Guide)

UpperFind is a browser extension for Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox, and a Browser Helper Object for Internet Explorer. The browser extension is created by SuperWeb LLC (SamBreel) and provides coupons and comparison shopping on several shopping sites.  The malicious browser extensions UpperFind and it’s additional advertisements are used to make revenue by providing in-text, transitional, interstitial ads.  The ads will display underlined keywords that will show pop-up advertisements and other unwanted ads in… Read More »